2004 Nissan Quest 3.5 SE 4dr Minivan (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
The hipster parent's minivan. It's fast, solid, safe and doesn't look like a refrigerator like all the other minivans. The Quest has been drop-dead reliable - never an issue, though I welcomed it when Nissan extended the factory warranty to 6 full years. Do replace the stock Goodyears though - those were terrible in the rain and wore quickly. The funky dash works better than the new version since the speedometer is closer to the windshield. With the new dash you have to drop your vision to below the top of the steering wheel like on every other van. The Bose stereo is outstanding and the huge side door makes loading toddlers a breeze.
Engine, looks, cool interior, great bose stereo and HUGE side doors.
Stock tires were terrible. Third row seat is heavy, though realistically we fold it about twice a year.
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